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Oklahoma State University

Professional Education Portfolio


LiveText Basic Information

Professional Education certification candidates use the web-based tool LiveText for their professional portfolios required by the state of Oklahoma. This one-time purchase pays for unlimited server space to host your portfolio or store files, support, and unlimited access to an entire video and lesson plan library for five years. The Standard Edition is $115 but does not include the video/lesson library. We recommend the Standard Edition (no video/lesson library). This can be purchased in the Bookstore or online at

Professional Education Student Handbook

Submission Deadlines

Fall 2017:

Submission I - October 5, 2017
Submission II - October 26, 2017
Submission III - November 16, 2017

Spring 2018:

Submission I - March 1, 2018
Submission II - March 29, 2018
Submission III - April 26, 2018

Online Tutorials and Help Sessions

Online Videos:

Submission I Tutorial
Submission II Tutorial
Submission III Tutorial
How to View Your Graded Portfolio Assessment
edTPA Tutorial (Elementary Education and Secondary Science Education)

Assessment Tutorials for Portfolio Reviewers:

Reviewer's Tutorial for Submission 1
Reviewer's Tutorial for Submission 2
Reviewer's Tutorial for Submission 3

Class-specific sessions or small group/individual assistance may be arranged by contacting Dr. Kathy Thomas at 405.744.1088 or